3645 E Pima St
Tucson, AZ 85716
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Catalina High School serves 572 students in grades 8-12.
Catalina High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 572 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-74% (Btm 50% in AZ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Catalina High School's student population of 572 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
572 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
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School Rankings

Catalina High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Catalina High School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#2034 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
17:1
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American Indian
3%
5%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
51%
46%
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Black
17%
6%
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White
19%
36%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Graduation Rate
70-74%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

11-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average).

What is the graduation rate of Catalina High School?

The graduation rate of Catalina High School is 70-74%, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 78%.

How many students attend Catalina High School?

572 students attend Catalina High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

51% of Catalina High School students are Hispanic, 19% of students are White, 17% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are American Indian, 3% of students are Hawaiian, and 2% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Catalina High School?

Catalina High School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.

What grades does Catalina High School offer ?

Catalina High School offers enrollment in grades 8-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 572 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-74% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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